Army Reserve Command "Best Warriors"

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SSG Eric White

Name: Staff Sgt. Eric W. White

Hometown: Pittsburg; now lives in Whitehall, Pa.

Unit: 340th Engineer Company, New Kensington, Pa., combat engineer


  • graduated Baldwin High School, Pittsburgh, 1999
  • graduated Robert Morris University, Corapolis, Pa., bachelor of science in Business Administration
  • graduated Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pa., master of arts degree in Employment and Labor Relations


  • enjoys coaching Division I track and field
  • state runner-up in pole vault; four-time college conference champion in pole vault
  • screen play writing

Military overview:

  • 8 yrs service
  • Deployed to Iraq as a combat engineer
  • Was member of a team that within nine months found 177 improvised explosive devices and was engaged by the enemy 19 times
  • “I felt obligated after 9/11 to enlist and do my part to prevent terrorism from ever again reaching our shores.”

View photos and videos of SSG White on the Army Reserve Flickr Page.


6 Responses to “SSG Eric White”

  1. MSG Michael J Holder said

    Good luck to you SSG White.

    Charlie Rock!

  2. SSG Joshua Ghaly said

    Keep up the great work SSG White! We’re all proud of everything you’ve done so far and are looking forward to more. Best of luck!

  3. coach Smith said

    Good luck, Eric. This is a really good opportunity for you. Enjoy yourself!

  4. Erin Romary said

    Good luck “Little Brother” I am praying for you. Love You “Big Sis”

  5. Dash Kaplan said

    Good luck White!

  6. SSG.YOUNG said

    Best Of Luck Bother!

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